• Scholarships are sorted on this website by deadline.  
  • If a website is not listed, the application is a paper version that must be picked up from Mrs. Murray.  Students can stop by her office any time during the school day and ask for "Scholarships."  Together, scholarship criteria will be reviewed and all paper applications will be given to the student to complete and send in by the deadline.  
  • Transcripts that are required with scholarship applications must be requested by sign up in the Guidance lobby at least 24 hours in advance.  When an official transcript is picked up, it is sealed and ready to mail.
  • Other helpful scholarship links available for all students:
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Abbott and Fenner Students must submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of the website. http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm 12 June 14, 2019 January 17, 2019 
Abbreviation Finder- Student  Merit-based scholarship of $7500 awarded to senior who demonstrates ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, and participation and leadership in school activities and work experience. Application is on the website.  https://www.abbreviationfinder.org/the-scholarships/ 12 July 1, 2019 January 17, 2019 
African American Network - Carolinas Scholarship Fund  College-bound seniors , from North Carolina, who are pursuing a major in engineering, math, science, computer science, accounting, finance or business administration. Application is on the website. https://fftcscholarships.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx 12 March 1, 2019 January 17, 2019 
Associates Home Loan Seniors who answer a short 500 essay question (What does our dream home look like?). Apply on the website. https://www.associateshomeloan.com/scholarship/ 12 March 31, 2019 January 17, 2019 
Betty and Ken Isaac Students must live in Catawba County, be committed to attending a state college or university in NC, need for financial assistance, and academic accomplishment. All completed packets to be to them by the deadline. You can get the paper application packet from Mrs. Murray. Contact Julie Dixon Carroll with questions: 828- 244-1032 or carrollshometeam@bellsouth.net  12 March 29, 2019 January 17, 2019 
Brevard College - Scholarship day Letters will be sent to all scholarship eligible students about the day.  12 February 16, 2019 January 17, 2019 
Drum-Wilkinson Educational Foundation  Senior who has evidence of excellence of character, a conscientious effort in academics, a concern for others, and an effort on your part to positively expand your knowledge, experiences, and abilities, as well as show evidence of financial need for you to pursue higher learning opportunities. Application is a fillable form (website is a link to the form), but you can also get a paper copy from Mrs. Murray. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5lqBEHa7c_9dXlzYm16azI5Ujh5Y1FkS1ZCemV2bnBvSXo4/view?usp=sharing 12 March 17, 2019 January 17, 2019 
Environmental Essay Contest for the National Environmental Summit $500 scholarship to attend Summit @ Catawba College. Students can be 14-17 yr. old. http://www.centerfortheenvironment.org/redesigning-our-future.html 9-12 March 1, 2019 January 17, 2019 
Fisher-Matthews-Misenheimer “Spirit to Learn” - Senior who has faced extraordinary challenges due to difficult circumstances - Challenges may vary. Ex: could include family situations, a student with a deceased parent, a physically or mentally challenged parent / sibling, or any other situation which has imposed exceptional responsibility on the student. The student must have a strong desire to attain higher educational goals and have applied and been accepted at any community college, college or university in the state of North Carolina. The Scholarship will be paid to the selected school. Application needs to be turned into Mrs. Murray by the deadline.  12 April 1, 2019 January 17, 2019 
Gordon Hay – Education Dept. of Blumenthal Performing Arts  Senior who demonstrates interest outside of performing arts. Preference will be shown to student demonstrating: a pursuit of personal excellence, commitment to community engagement, demonstrates artistic or technical accomplishment, has a record of scholarly achievement, and a financial need. Application is on website. https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1F0OtoZ6oc-nbvcxSHQj7Z8KnuHBx3os5?usp=sharing 12 April 1, 2019 January 17, 2019 
Hickory Tavern Chapter DAR – Gwendolyn Bost Sherrill Senior who intends to attend a community college, junior college, 4-yr. college or university. Must be a resident of Catawba County, have potential for leadership as a patriotic citizen, demonstrated commitment to the principles of the US Constitution, strength of work ethic, academic performance, & financial need. You MUST complete the entire application or it will be thrown out and NOT considered.  12 March 1, 2019 January 17, 2019 
John Hoyle Chapter of the DAR  Senior females that live in Catawba County can apply.  12 April 1, 2019 January 17, 2019 
Lake Hickory Rotary Students must be in the top 20% (through # 36) of their class and demonstrate financial need. Students should discuss with Mrs. Murray if you have questions about the scholarships definition of financial need. Student must also live the motto “Service above Self.” Applications can also be done on paper application from Mrs. Murray or online (Click on “Our Projects” and “Scholarship Program.”) http://lakehickoryrotary.org/scholarships/ 12 March 25, 2019 January 17, 2019 
Light on the Hill Society Scholarship African-American seniors who will be attending UNC-Chapel Hill in the fall. Visit the website for more info. Application must be turned in by 5pm on the deadline. https://alumni.unc.edu/light-on-the-hill-society-scholarship/  March 3, 2019 January 17, 2019 
Mary Doctor Performing Arts Scholarship Fund – Education Dept. of Blumenthal Performing Arts Senior who plans to enroll full time in college and has the following characteristics: financial need, academic ability, above-average ability and great interest in one or more areas of the performing arts, plans to pursue an undergraduate degree (to major) in a discipline related to the performing arts (e.g. music, dance, theatre, technical theatre, arts administration and teaching), and acceptance by a university or college with an established performing arts program. Application is in the folder attached to the link https://www.blumenthalarts.org/www.blumenthalarts.org/blumenthal-enrichment/community-outreach/scholarships/mary-doctor-scholarship 12 March 1, 2019 January 17, 2019 
NC Child Support Council – Bob McGuire Seniors who will enter a NC school of higher learning in fall of 2018. At least one parent must be a member of the NC Child Support Council or a client of the Child Support Program, NC resident, overall c average or able during HS. Mrs. Murray has a paper application. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1djdGvFfnVg4GrIZEKQ3jG2bQig_jqHRaPt18IvP6WEs/edit?usp=sharing  April 20, 2019 January 17, 2019 
SEANC – State Employees Association of North Carolina Children of Association members can apply, if not a member - your parent can apply and pay the $108 fee. Parents should know their local district office and the application must go through there or the website. Students must apply in one of the following areas: Financial, Merit, Member only. https://www.seanc.org/scholarship 12 April 15, 2019 January 17, 2019 
Blue Ocean Entrepreneurship Seniors who can “pitch” an idea, how to develop it, and introduce it to the Blue Ocean concepts. Learn more about the process and how to apply on the website. https://blueoceancompetition.org/ 9-12 December 31, 2018 November 30, 2018 
CFWNC - Asheville Wilbert Vault Service Any student can apply that plans to attend a four-year or a two-year college in the state of NC. Can view the applications from the following website. The Apply page is listed at the bottom of the individual scholarship webpage http://www.cfwnc.org/Scholarships/ProgramsandEligibility.aspx 12 March 15, 2019 November 30, 2018 
CFWNC - Captain John G. Gardner Memorial Any student can apply that plans to attend a four-year or a two-year college in the state of NC. Can view the applications from the following website. The Apply page is listed at the bottom of the individual scholarship webpage http://www.cfwnc.org/Scholarships/ProgramsandEligibility.aspx 12 January 25, 2019 November 30, 2018 
CFWNC – Harry Clarke Memorial  Any student can apply that plans to attend a four-year or a two-year college in the state of NC. Can download applications from the website. http://www.cfwnc.org/Scholarships/ProgramsandEligibility.aspx 12 January 25, 2019 November 30, 2018 
Community Blood Center - Holiday Hero Blood Drive  Choose a Location, Recruit Donors, Collect at least 25, and earn a chance to receive a scholarship. Scholarships = $1000 scholarship will be awarded to the student with the top-producing blood drive. Get more information from the website. http://www.cbcc.us/host-a-drive/scholarship-opportunities 12 January 20, 2019 November 30, 2018 
Elon University - Odyssey Merit-Based program for academically strong, civically engaged students who display significant financial need. Members will be considered or various scholarship opportunities that range from $30,000 to full tuition over 4 yrs. Application available on your Admissions.Elon.Edu/Statuspage once you have submitted your “first-year application.”   January 10, 2019 November 30, 2018 
FIRE (Foundation for Individual Rights in Education) Essay on free speech. Winner receives $10,000 scholarship. Check out details on the website.  https://www.thefire.org/k12/essay-contest/ 11-12 December 31, 2018 November 30, 2018 
Golden LEAF Seniors who are from Catawba county and plan to attend a NC 4-yr. college campus after graduation (can also apply if transferring from a community college to 4 yr). More information and the application can be found online. http://www.cfnc.org/goldenleaf  12 March 1, 2019 November 30, 2018 
Imagine America Seniors must have the commitment it takes to pursue a career education and meet the following qualifications: Likelihood of successful completion of postsecondary education, High school grade point average of 2.5 or greater, Financial need, and voluntary community service during senior year. Students apply on the website beginning Jan. 1st for their graduating year. The first five to apply will be approved by Mrs. Murray. Approval is on a first-come, first-serve basis. Scholarship is worth $1000 https://www.imagine-america.org/students/scholarships-education/highschoolscholarships/highschoolscholarshipsapplicationprocess/ 12 December 31, 2019 November 30, 2018 
John F. Kennedy – Profiles in Courage Students must write an essay to describe and analyze an act of political courage by a US Elected official who served during or after 1917, the year JFK was born. Check the website for more information https://www.jfklibrary.org/learn/education/profile-in-courage-essay-contest 9-12 January 18, 2019 November 30, 2018 
Marine Corps  Need-based scholarships for children of Marines. Want to see which one you can apply for? Check out the website, then click Apply in the top right corner of the webpage.  https://www.mcsf.org/apply/eligibility/ 12 March 1, 2019 November 30, 2018 
National BETA Current 12th grade Beta students can apply. Looking for academic excellence, demonstrated leadership, commendable character, school and community service, and participation in National Beta. Application website has application and more information. http://www.betaclub.org/scholarship/#apply 12 January 24, 2019 November 30, 2018 
UNC-Chapel Hill – Hmong Student Association of Carolina Students must be a NC resident, identify as Hmong, have a 2.5 GPA and complete the application. Find the application and more information on the website http://hsac.web.unc.edu/scholarship/ 12 January 31, 2019 November 30, 2018 
Zeta Phi Beta - Catherine Tucker Female African-American seniors can apply. Applicants must have academic excellence, exceptional leadership potential, and active involvement in their community through service to others. Students must have a GPA of 2.5 and be enrolling in an accredited 4 year college/university in NC.  12 January 4, 2019 November 30, 2018 
AABE (American Association of Blacks in Energy) Seniors that maintain a B average (3.0 unweighted) and plan to major in business, one of the physical sciences, technology, engineering or mathematics fields in preparation for a career in the energy sector. AABE seeks to help increase the number of African Americans, Hispanics, and Native Americans underrepresented minorities) in energy related fields. See Mrs. Murray for the application. Deadline is to be in the office by that date. https://scholarships.uncf.org/?_ga=2.264464333.372382508.1539301273-1695374172.1539301273 12 March 29, 2019 October 15, 2018 
ACT College & Career Readiness Champions Senior who has overcome challenges with a minimum ACT Composite of 22 on a single test. Applications found at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QL5J99Z 11-12 October 31, 2018 October 15, 2018 
AIGC (American Indian Graduate Center) Senior planning to attend an accredited undergraduate school in the United States and demonstrate financial need through FAFSA. All applicants must be able to demonstrate personal enrollment in a federally recognized American Indian tribe or Alaska Native group, or possess one fourth (1/4) degree verifiable federally recognized American Indian blood through the submission of a Tribal Eligibility Certificate (TEC) (The TEC is due on the day the application is due. Individuals applying for multiple opportunities should submit just one TEC to AIGC.) https://www.aigcs.org/scholarships-fellowships/high-school-students  12 May 9, 2019 October 15, 2018 
American Legion Auxiliary - Children of Warriors National President’s Scholarship Seniors who are daughters/sons, granddaughters/grandsons, or great-granddaughters/great-grandsons of veterans can apply. Must have volunteer hours from high school years and maybe copies of discharge papers - so get it now from Mrs. Murray to have it complete.  12 March 1, 2019 October 15, 2018 
APIASF (Asian and Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund)  high school and college students who will be enrolling or are currently enrolled in a U.S. accredited college or university as a degree-seeking undergraduate student in the upcoming academic year. There are multiple scholarship opportunities that vary in award amount, number of years, field of study, location, and more. For high school seniors, current college students, and students with GED entering college in Fall 2017. http://apiasf.org/scholarships.html 12 January 10, 2019 October 15, 2018 
Greenhouse Scholars Be a graduating high school senior planning to attend a four-year accredited academic institution, a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and a legal resident of Colorado, Georgia, Illinois or North Carolina, a cumulative, unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above, Demonstrate financial need (annual household income no greater than $70,000), Possess excellent leadership skills, an ability to persevere through difficult circumstances, and a strong interest in and commitment to their community.  https://greenhousescholars.org/our-scholars/become-a-scholar/  12 December 17, 2018 October 15, 2018 
HSF (Hispanic Scholarship Fund) In order to qualify for an HSF scholarship, each applicant must meet all of the following requirements: Must be of Hispanic Heritage, Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for High School Students, Minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for College and Graduate Students, Plan to enroll Full-Time in an accredited, not-for-profit, 4-year university or graduate school during Fall of a scholarship cycle (year), U.S. Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or Eligible Non-Citizen (as defined by FAFSA), Complete FAFSA or state based financial aid application (if applicable). Other possible criteria: Merit-Based scholarships available for Undergraduate and Graduate Students, All majors and graduate fields accepted, Emphasis on STEM majors, Scholarship awards range from $500 to $5,000 https://www.hsf.net/en_US/scholarship 9-12 April 2, 2019 October 15, 2018 
National Commission for Cooperative Education Any student that wants to apply for a merit co-op can complete the application online. Students must apply to one of the nine WACE Partner Institutions (Clarkson, Drexel, Merrimack, R.I.T., Oswego, University of Toledo, University of Cincinnati, University of Massachusetts Lowell, & Wentworth Institute of Tech)- available online Nov.1st  http://www.waceinc.org/scholarship/index.html 12 November 1, 2018 October 15, 2018 
NCHSAA - Charlie Adams Endowed Awarded to one senior male high school athlete participating on the varsity wrestling team at a North Carolina High School Athletic Association member high school and one senior female high school athlete participating on the varsity cross-country team at a North Carolina High School Athletic Association member high school. https://www.nchsaa.org/students-parents/nchsaa-endowed-fund-scholarships 12 February 8, 2019 October 15, 2018 
NCHSAA Endowed - Cheerleading Member of a cheerleading squad registered for and participating in the NCHSAA Cheerleading Invitational. Must have sound character and academic standing, good sportsmanship, and school spirit. https://www.nchsaa.org/students-parents/nchsaa-endowed-fund-scholarships 12 November 10, 2018 October 15, 2018 
NCHSAA - Jerry McGee Endowed Student Awarded to two senior year high school student-athletes from North Carolina High School Athletic Association member schools each year. This award is unique because it honors both male and female student-athletes who have distinguished themselves by overcoming adversity and returned to excel beyond expectations in their scholastic athletic sport(s).  https://www.nchsaa.org/students-parents/nchsaa-endowed-fund-scholarships 12 February 8, 2019 October 15, 2018 
NCHSAA - Pat Gainey Student Award  To provide scholarship support for two student-athletes with a focus on need-based applicants. Applicants must be either a Senior, Male high school athlete participating on a varsity baseball team at a North Carolina High School Athletic Association member high school within a county of limited financial resources or a Senior, Female student high school athlete participating on a varsity sports team at a North Carolina High School Athletic Association member high school within a county of limited financial resources. https://www.nchsaa.org/students-parents/nchsaa-endowed-fund-scholarships 12 February 8, 2019 October 15, 2018 
NCHSAA - Wilburn Clary Medal Award Awarded to one male and one female graduating senior student-athlete participating on a sanctioned varsity sport team during his/her senior year at a North Carolina High School Athletic Association member school. Athlete must have participated on at least two sanctioned varsity sports during his/her high school career. https://www.nchsaa.org/students-parents/nchsaa-endowed-fund-scholarships 12 February 8, 2019 October 15, 2018 
NCHSAA - Willie Bradshaw Memorial Endowed To provide scholarship support to an outstanding African American, American Indian/Alaska Native* and/or Asian Pacific Islander American**, or Hispanic American student-athlete participating on a sanctioned varsity team at a North Carolina High School Athletic Association member school. Award Process: One male and one female from each of the eight regions will be selected to receive a $750 scholarship each to further their education. From the pool of sixteen (16) regional winners, one male and female will be selected as overall state winners and receive an additional $1,000 each.  https://www.nchsaa.org/students-parents/nchsaa-endowed-fund-scholarships 12 February 8, 2019 October 15, 2018 
NCSU –Centennial Scholars Seniors who plan to attend NCSU and major in career fields such as engineering, business management, chemistry, polymer chemistry, forensics, medical fields, international studies, design, apparel, sourcing, fashion, merchandising or retail management. They will award two of these new scholarships each year…the ITT/Roger Milliken Centennial Scholarship that is valued at $22,000/year and the W. Duke KimbrellCentennial Scholarship which is valued at $20,000/year, making these new scholarships full scholarships for in-state students and 70% full scholarships for out-of-state students! See Mrs. Murray for more information - MHS can nominate TWO! Must apply to NCSU by Nov. 1st https://textiles.ncsu.edu/admissions/scholarships/ 12 November 15, 2018 October 15, 2018 
NCSU- Goodnight Scholars Seniors who are high-achieving, forward-thinking students from middle income families who will grow up to be the future of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) - possible $17,500 per year.Must apply to NCSU by Nov. 1st. Scholarship application is due by Dec. 1st https://goodnight.ncsu.edu/apply/first-year/?utm_source=GS%3A+Goodnight+Scholars+NC+High+School+Counselors&utm_campaign=9ad4e99dba-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_09_19_12_11&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_7e8cb759b1-9ad4e99dba-71741905 12 November 1, 2018 October 15, 2018 
NC Teaching Fellows Participating colleges: Elon, Meredith, NCSU, UNC-Charlotte, & UNC-CH - Forgivable loan/Scholarship for seniors who plan to major in educational fields of STEM or Special Ed. Requirements: Minimum unweighted high school GPA of 3.0 and have scored at least a 24 on the ACT or a 1,100 on the SAT. https://ncteachingfellows.smapply.io/prog/north_carolina_teaching_fellows_program/ 12 January 7, 2019 October 15, 2018 
University of Dayton – Leadership in Service Seniors who have an innate desire for personal development and is committed to service within his/her school, church, or community – does not look at GPA or test scores. Must be nominated by Mrs. Murray.  12 November 1, 2018 October 15, 2018 
University of Georgia - Foundation Fellowship and Ramsey Honors  Seniors planning to attend Univ. of Georgia can apply. Find the scholarship online. https://www.admissions.uga.edu/Prospective-Students/Tuition-Fees/Scholarships/Foundation-Fellowship-Part-I 12 November 1, 2018 October 15, 2018 
University of Virginia - Jefferson Scholars Foundation  Seniors planning to attend UVA who have extraordinary intellectual range and depth and possess the highest qualities of leadership, scholarship, and citizenship. Mrs. Murray has to nominate. Let her know ASAP if you are interested.  12 December 1, 2018 October 15, 2018 
SunTrust Off To College Free to enter and eligibility not based on GPA or financial need, fifteen chances to win, and apply online starting Sept. 14th with drawings held every 2 weeks. https://www.suntrust.com/loans/student-loans/scholarship 12 May 13, 2019 September 27, 2018 
American College Foundation – Visionary Any student can apply. Check out the website for more details (essay required). https://americancollegefoundation.org/college-planning-visionary-scholarship-register/ 9-12 May 1, 2019 September 13, 2018 
AXA Achievement Seniors who are active in the community, lead a project that benefits others, or overcome personal challenges. https://us.axa.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievementscholarship.html 12 December 14, 2018 September 13, 2018 
Lenoir-Rhyne University - Teaching Scholars Seniors who plan to major in a teaching profession and attend LRU can apply for this scholarship. Prospective Scholars are encouraged to attend the ChooseLR event on Sat, Oct. 20th. Register for this event: http://www.lr.edu/admissions/visit/come-to-an-event https://www.lr.edu/academics/opportunities-for-enhanced-learning/teaching-scholars 12 January 10, 2019 September 13, 2018 
Meredith College – Teaching Fellows Program Senior female students who wish to attend Meredith and become an educator. Most fellow also qualify for financial assistance: check out the website for more information. https://www.meredith.edu/scholarship/meredith-teaching-fellows-scholarships 12 January 15, 2019 September 13, 2018 
NCSU - Parks Four qualities to be eligible are Scholarship, Leadership, Service, & Character - Can self-nominate http://www.ncsu.edu/park_scholarships/apply/index.php 12 October 15, 2018 September 13, 2018 
Prudential Spirit of Community Awards  Students that have demonstrated exemplary community service. Maiden can only endorse ONE as the local honoree. Applicants must apply online at either website: www.nassp.org/spirit or link listed. Studetns can also get a paper version =1-877-525-8491. Application form must be submitted to by deadline. https://spirit.prudential.com/awards/how-to-apply 5-12 November 6, 2018 September 13, 2018 
UNC-Chapel Hill - Morehead-Cain Four qualities are Leadership, Moral Force of Character, Physical Vigor, and Scholarship - Can self-nominate http://www.moreheadcain.org/apply/ 12 October 15, 2018 September 13, 2018 
UNC-Charlotte – Levine Scholars  Demonstrate a commitment to community service, hold an academic record that reflects a sustained passion for knowledge and possess a capacity for ethical leadership that beckons fellow students toward a higher standard, and wish to attend UNC-Charlotte.  Nominees must have an unweighted 3.8-4.00 and score 1900-2400 on the three combined sections of SAT or 29-36 on ACT.  Nominated by teacher, counselor, or school official https://levinescholars.uncc.edu/apply 12 October 8, 2018 September 13, 2018 
Wendy's High School Heisman Award Excellence in the classroom, on the field and within the community, have a B average and participate in a high school sport.  Applications must be reviewed by Mrs. Murray by SEPT. 24th! https://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/application/ 12 October 17, 2018 September 13, 2018 
Benenati Law Firm Future Leaders Must be a citizen, national or legal permanent resident of US, Have a minimum of 3.0 GPA, you or someone in family was involved in a personal injury accident. Essay (500 word) must be written about your future study and career plans and how your life experiences have influenced your goals. Not required but encouraged: recommendation letters and/or resumes. Deadline is 11:59 pm  https://www.777injury.com/orlandopersonal- injury-attorney/caraccidents/# future-leadersscholarship 12 May 31, 2018 May 26, 2018 
Ladies in Action Applicants must be minority students with minimum GPA of 2.5 or higher, have been accepted into college or university. Click on the link to more information and a paper application. Mrs. Murray also has a copy of the paper application. Deadline is 5:00 pm that day. http://www.ladiesinaction.org/3.html 12 June 19, 2018 May 26, 2018 
BigSun Young athletes that wish to succeed in their academic pursuits. Check out their website to learn how to apply for the $500 scholarship. http://www.bigsunathletics.com/ 12 June 19, 2018 March 24, 2018 
Bill Hendrix Memorial  Any senior who participated in the Bill Hendrix Memorial Bowl football game. Needs 2 recommendations, so pick up a paper application, and ask those references, before you leave for Spring Break.   April 15, 2018 March 24, 2018 
Catawba Correctional Center’s Community Resource Council Seniors who plan to major in Criminal Justice, Political Sciences, or Basic Law Enforcement Training.  12 June 1, 2018 March 24, 2018 
Colonial Dames XVII Century – Mary Florence Taney Scholarship  Senior with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Student must request (not the family) the application form from the following email: basketcats61@windstream.net  12 July 15, 2018 March 24, 2018 
Ellen Stewart Memorial - CC School Nutrition Assn.  Criteria for this scholarship is as follows: satisfactory academic records, school/community involvement, financial need, have been accepted as a full-time student at an accredited college, university, junior college, or community college, and be seeking a degree. All pages must be completed, as well as the applicant MUST sign and date! Applications are due on or before 4pm on due date.  12 April 25, 2018 March 24, 2018 
Flossie C. Cloninger (FUMC Maiden) Any senior can apply  12 May 1, 2018 March 24, 2018 
Green Room – Bob and Michele McCreary senior must have been active in drama and/or community theatre (Acting, backstage, volunteering, etc.). Added consideration will be given to applicants who have been involved with The Green Room. McCreary applicants do not have a required degree field. Students can access the application for this scholarship on the website. Click the tab for the Guidelines and Application from the webpage. Mrs. Murray also has a paper copy. http://thegreenroomtheatre.org/scholarships/mccreary/ 12 April 27, 2018 March 24, 2018 
Green Room – Mary Catherine Shivers senior must have been active in drama and/or community theatre (Acting, backstage, volunteering, etc.). Added consideration will be given to applicants who have been involved with The Green Room. Shivers applicants must be planning to pursue further education in the performing or visual arts. McCreary applicants do not have a required degree field. Students can also access the application for this scholarship on the website. Click the tab for the Guidelines and Application on the webpage. Mrs. Murray also has a paper copy.  http://thegreenroomtheatre.org/scholarships/shivers/ 12 April 27, 2018 March 24, 2018 
Home Builders Association – Robin L. Rollins Memorial  Seniors who plan to study at 2 yr community college or technical school in a field related to the construction industry. They will only take 3 applicants from MHS.  12 May 7, 2018 March 24, 2018 
Horatio Alger - Career & Technical Seniors who plan to enroll at a community college in Fall 2016, exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical program, demonstrate critical financial need (must receive the Pell Grant through FAFSA), be involved in community service activities, display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, and be a US Citizen. Must apply online. https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships /about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/ 12 June 15, 2018 March 24, 2018 
NCACTE Seniors who have GPA of 3.0 weighted GPA & taken Career and Technical Education (CTE = 400 hall computers or 600 hall) course and achieved the status of CTE Concentrator. Worth $1000 . Application is on website. https://ncacte.wufoo.com/forms/m14pe5zi0deyb6o/ 12 April 15, 2018 March 24, 2018 
Notes for the Future 10th -12th grade students interested in studying music in college can submit a live solo performance for a chance to win. Apply on the website. http://programs.applyists.com/NFTFscholarship/  10-12 April 27, 2018 March 24, 2018 
Post 544 – Homer F. Greene Senior who is a direct descendant of an American Legion member, in good standing maintaining a “B” average may apply. Eligibility guidelines & application are on the website.  https://www.sandyridgeamericanlegionpost544.com/homergreenescholarship 12 May 15, 2018 March 24, 2018 
SCORE – EmergeOrtho  Requirements to be chosen as a scholarship recipient: Strong desire to pursue a medicalrelated career, ranking in upper 25th percentile of the graduating class, willingness to complete a 2 week internship through Carolina Orthopaedic Specialists and/or shadow a physician, and demonstrate a financial need.  12 April 9, 2018 March 24, 2018 
Viewmont Surgery Center  Seniors who have been accepted into a college/university, must have a unweighted 3.0 GPA and be in good standing. Any major can apply.  12 April 1, 2018 March 24, 2018 
WKBC - Broadcasting Seniors wanting to major in broadcasting can apply. Paper application can be picked up with Mrs. Murray.  12 April 16, 2018 February 22, 2018 
Accuplan Benefits Services Seniors must be successful in school and raise awareness about the importance of retirement. Applicants must make a 30- second video explaining what they would like to do in the future once they have retired. Check out the website for more information. https://www.accuplan.net/scholarship-promo 12 May 31, 2018 February 21, 2018 
Aspiring Nurse Seniors must have a track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and math, as well as plan to major in Nursing. https://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/articles/2018- aspiring-nurse-scholarship 12 August 31, 2018 February 21, 2018 
Catawba County Retired School Personnel’s Future Teacher Seniors that aspires to be an educator and possesses the following attributes: high moral ethics, ability to motivate other individuals, above-average academic standing, shows a positive attitude and enthusiasm in daily activities, sees potential in others, and desires to be a life-long learner. MHS can only nominate ONE, but stop by and get an application today! Must be turned into Mrs. Murray by deadline.  12 March 23, 2018 February 21, 2018 
Catawba Valley Medical Center Auxiliary – - Slemp/Volunteers Senior who have an interest in pursuing a career in the medical field. Students who have participated in school health occupations programs, volunteered, or worked part-time in healthrelated organizations would have a distinct advantage. The committee will pick one from MHS.  12 April 1, 2018 February 21, 2018 
CCAEOP (Catawba County Association of Educational Office Professionals) Any student can apply. Click on link to complete fillable form. Please download the fillable form to your desktop to type in the fields and complete the application. Send application to Karen Myatt at Mill Creek Middle School by 3 pm on day of deadline. Fillable form 12 April 20, 2018 February 21, 2018 
CVCC Scholarship application will be emailed to you once you apply. But if you wish to go ahead and complete it online prior to your admissions application, click on the website below and follow the instructions. Students will have to provide proof of filing for FAFSA, when complete and an unofficial transcript will need to be attached to the application. Applications can also be picked up from Mrs. Murray (to complete on paper). One application can be filled out for all of their scholarships.  http://www.cvcc.edu/About_Us/CVCC_Foundation/scholar ship-application.cfm 12 April 27, 2018 February 21, 2018 
Maiden Lions Club Any senior can apply  12 April 1, 2018 February 21, 2018 
Michael A. DeMayo Any student can apply. Scholarships are worth $2500 to a student who has applied for full-time acceptance to a four-year college/university. Applications can be downloaded at (or Mrs. Murray has packets). Please send application in directly through the mail (not email) to the office on LR Blvd or drop it off there. Scholarship must be in the office by 5 pm. http://www.demayolaw.com/scholarship-program/ 12 March 26, 2018 February 21, 2018 
Service League of Hickory Students can apply if they have Financial Need, Academic Excellence, Leadership, and Work Ethic. Students turn in application to Mrs. Murray.  12 March 16, 2018 February 21, 2018 
Walker Morgan Seniors that have a 2.5 GPA or higher and applicants or direct family members must have been personally affected by an injury of some type. Award amount is $2500. Check out the website for information and the application.  https://www.walkermorgan.com/#scholarship-application 12 May 31, 2018 February 21, 2018 
Catawba County Medical Society Annual Students in the 11th or 12th grade that are planning to pursue a career in medicine can apply. Must write a 500 word essay: “Describe a person or event in your life that has shaped your future aspirations to join the medical field”. Must be MLA Format, email as attachment to secretary@catawbacountymedicalsociety.org  11-12 March 30, 2018 December 20, 2017 
EnergyUnited – Empowering the Future  Senior planning to attend any college, university, or technical school. Must exemplify academic success as well as demonstrated commitment to bettering their community. For more information and to download the application https://www.energyunited.com/community/community-youth-programs/scholarships/ 12 March 15, 2018 December 20, 2017 
Professional Construction Estimators Association Students who have chosen to pursue construction and construction related careers can apply by getting the application from Mrs. Murray.  12 April 30, 2018 December 20, 2017 
Ronald McDonald House Charities Any student can apply. There are four different scholarships: RMHC/Asia, RMHS/African American, HACER (Hispanic American), and RMHC (everyone else). https://aim.applyists.net/Account/LogOn?ReturnUrl=%2fRMHC 12 January 18, 2018 December 20, 2017 
SECU – People helping People Available to seniors who are either members of SECU or the child of a parent/guardian who is a member of SECU. Preference will be given to students whose parents or guardians and family members are public sector employees (state, local or federal government; public health; public education) who live and work in North Carolina. Additionally, preference will be given to those majoring in public service degree programs (such as Public Health, Education, Public Administration, and Public Policy). Scholarship recipients in good academic standing will be able to receive the scholarship up to a maximum of eight (8) consecutive semesters at the same university. Students selected should not be the recipient of other large scholarships. Student that can win must attend one of the public NC colleges or universities, be a resident of NC, have a 2.5 GPA or higher, have financial need, and demonstrate leadership, excellence of character, integrity, and community involvement. Cannot be a director, employee, or family member of an employee of the SECU or the SECU Foundation. Check this link for other important information and forms. Application must be a submitted as a Word document to Mrs. Murray by deadline. https://drive.google.com/open?id=1_p4jsvXx_Plh3aSgh3z5Wq0jhOZmuGav 12 February 21, 2018 December 20, 2017 
Tusculum College – Trustee Honors  Seniors must have a 3.5 or higher, ACT of 25 or SAT of 1150, rank in top 10% of graduating class, and the following requirements. https://my.tusculum.edu/trustee-honors-scholarship/ 12 March 1, 2018 December 20, 2017 
Hmong Student Association of Carolina at Chapel Hill  Senior who have principles of passion to help their community and pursue higher education. Details about the $500 scholarship can be found on the website. http://hsac.web.unc.edu/scholarship/  12 January 31, 2018 December 19, 2017 
Jackie Robinson Foundation Senior who is a minority, plans to attend four-year accredited institution, shows leadership potential, dedication to community service, evidence of financial need, US Citizen, and have minimum of 1000 SAT (math & Reading only) or 22 ACT. http://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/  12 February 15, 2018 December 19, 2017 
GWU – Ignite Excellence Scholarship  Seniors who plan to attend GWU and exemplify academic excellence. Must have a minimum of GPA of 3.75, ACT score of 25, or SAT of 1200. Students must apply for admissions to be considered for the scholarship http://www.gardner-webb.edu/admissions-and-financial-aid/undergraduate-admissions/apply-now/index 12 December 15, 2017 November 14, 2017 
Tammy Wilkinson Student who plans to pursue a field of study that will revolve around children and making their lives brighter and better. See Mrs. Murray for the application.   12 April 28, 2018 November 14, 2017 
UNCG Teaching Fellows  Students who plan to attend UNCG and major in teaching. Must also have a minimum 3.8 Wtd. GPA, SAT of 1170 or ACT of 24. Check out the website for more information https://utlc.uncg.edu/teacher-education-fellows 12 January 1, 2018 November 14, 2017 
Barbara Lotze Seniors who plan to become Future Physics Teachers. Four scholarships are given every year. More information found at: http://www.aapt.org/programs/grants/lotze.cfm  https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9561/barbara_lotze_scholarships_for_future_teachers_scholarship.php 12 December 1, 2017 October 23, 2017 
B. Davis Must visit the site and write an essay on the following topic: Discuss, in less than 1000 words, how your education has contributed to who you are today, or how it will affect who you will become. Visit the website for more information. http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm 12 May 22, 2018 October 23, 2017 
Catawba College – Academy for Teaching Seniors planning to major in education and attending Catawba College. Scholarship award = $2500 in addition to any other academic scholarship for which the student is eligible. If you are interested, see Mrs. Murray to be nominated.   12 December 1, 2017 October 23, 2017 
Clemson University – Lyceum Program Students can receive $10,000 as part of a program that studies the moral, political, and economic foundations of a free society. There is a unique curriculum. For more information, check out the website. https://capitalism.sites.clemson.edu/lyceum.html  12 December 11, 2017 October 23, 2017 
ETSU – George L. Carter Seniors who have a minimum of 3.0 GPA, ACT of 22 or 1020 on SAT. Apply online and then click Freshmen Scholarships – Out-of-State stduents. See Mrs. Murray for more details. http://www.etsu.edu/scholarships/outofstate/freshmen.php  12 March 1, 2018 October 23, 2017 
NC State Elks Association – Nursing Seniors must be in the top 25% of their class and actively participating in “Nursing” activities, in addition science grades will be given considerable weight. Financial need is an element, must be a US citizen, and have an unweighted GPA of 2.50 or above. Student must be accepted for enrollment into a nursing program in NC.  12 December 8, 2017 October 23, 2017 
The Gallery Collection - Annual Create-a-Greeting Card $10,000 scholarship - submit photo, artword, or computer graphic for the front of greeting card.  Designs should be appropriate for business & consumer use.  Entry must be original work.  http://www.gallerycollection.com/greeting-cards-scholarship.htm 12 March 1, 2018 October 23, 2017 
UNCF (United Negro College Fund) UNCF manages various scholarship programs and each program has its own eligibility criteria, open/close dates and required documentation. To apply for a UNCF scholarship, you must apply through the on-line application process. As many of the UNCF scholarships require that the scholarship recipient apply for Federal Student Aid, it is recommended that applicants complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). https://uncf.org/scholarships 9-12 December 1, 2017 October 23, 2017 
Washington University in St. Louis - Danforth Scholars  Nomination by teacher only - See Mrs. Murray if you are interested in being nominated  12 November 1, 2017 October 23, 2017 
AES Engineers  Any student can apply - You do not have to major in Engineering.  Scholarship is based on character, not academic statistics. www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm 12 October 6, 2017 September 12, 2017 
Christopher Columbus Essay (John Hoyle Chapter of the DAR) Essay must be between 800 – 1200 words. Topic is: Technology’s Impact on the Voyage of Christopher Columbus. See Mrs. Murray for more info.  9-12 October 13, 2017 September 12, 2017 
Coca-Cola Scholars  Seniors how have a 3.0 or higher GPA and are well rounded individuals with high developed interests in their community.  Students need to spend time volunteering, initiating programs of all kinds, tutoring youngsters or peers, and are leaders in their school.  They are often employed during the school year and/or the summer.  They balance all these extracurricular activities with strong academic performances.  For more information (see Mrs. Murray for a guidelines sheet) or to apply online (which is required) http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/applicants/theprocess/ 12 October 31, 2017 September 12, 2017 
Davidson College - Bryan Scholars  Want to attend Davidson College and must have outstanding academic records and be a strong leader in the classroom and in your sport & want to participate in athletics at Davidson  12 September 20, 2017 September 12, 2017 
Davidson College – John Motgomery Belk  Must attend Davidson and demonstrate intellectual, personal success, and significant leadership in your high school  - MHS can nominate ONE to TWO - See Mrs. Murray to be nominated www.davidson.edu/Belk 12 October 13, 2017 September 12, 2017 
Elks National Foundation – Most Valuable Student Based on scholarship, leadership, and financial need; must be a US Citizen.  Complete the application and drop off at the local Elks Lodge (Newton) any day after 4pm.  Local contact for questions is Wilbur Guernsey at 828-244-5795. http://www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm 12 November 27, 2017 September 12, 2017 
Horatio Alger Association  Plan to pursue a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution, critical financial need, involvement in community service, GPA of 2.0 and a US citizen https://scholars.horatioalger.org/applicants/ 12 October 25, 2017 September 12, 2017 
UNC-Chapel Hill – Thomas Wolfe Creative writers wanting to attend UNC. Application to UNC-CH must be submitted by Oct. 15th. Thomas Wolfe application is due in Nov. http://englishcomplit.unc.edu/creative/scholarship/tws 12 November 15, 2017 September 12, 2017 
Washington and Lee University – Johnson Scholars Seniors who have the intellect to excel and the selflessness to care should have the opportunity to lead through this scholarship at this university. Visit the website for more information and the application. https://www.wlu.edu/johnson-program 12 November 15, 2017 September 12, 2017 
Young Arts Scholarship dedicated to encouraging and recognizing artistic excellence in the visual, literary and performing arts (including cinematic arts, dance, jazz, music, photography, theater, visual arts, voice and writing).  Include students ages 15-18 or in high school grades 10-12.   http://www.youngarts.org/apply 10-12 September 13, 2017 September 12, 2017 
ABODO Off-To-College Any senior can apply if going to college in Fall of 2017. Must write a brief essay about what you’re bringing with you to college and explain its significance. Pictures can be included for bonus points. Find the application on the website https://www.abodo.com/blog/high-school-scholarship/ 12 August 31, 2017 February 23, 2017 
Charlotte Knights - • Carolinas HealthCare System Healthcare Seniors with 3.3 unweighted GPA, minimum of 1800 SAT (based on 2400 scale) or 1200 SAT (based on 1600 scale) or 26 ACT, member of at least one sports team or other related extracurricular activity, heavy involvement in community or volunteer hours, and must have demonstrated an interest in pursuing a career in a Healthcare Field. http://www.milb.com/content/page.jsp?ymd=20140113&content_id=66596346&sid=t494&vkey=team3 12 May 5, 2017 February 23, 2017 
Charlotte Knights - STEM Seniors with 3.3 unweighted GPA, minimum of 1800 SAT (based on 2400 scale) or 1200 SAT (based on 1600 scale) or 26 ACT, member of at least one sports team or other related extracurricular activity, heavy involvement in community or volunteer hours, and must have demonstrated an interest in pursuing a career in an area of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math). http://www.milb.com/content/page.jsp?ymd=20140128&content_id=67200278&sid=t494&vkey=team3 12 May 5, 2017 February 23, 2017 
CTE Scholarship: Children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen Children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen pursuing a post-secondary education at any accredited school—whether that be a career training, trade school, community college, or four-year university. They are a financial need scholarship and award scholarships to every eligible applicant. Check out the website for more information (for programs less than and more than 12 months in length) https://www.mcsf.org/cte/ 12 March 1, 2017 February 23, 2017 
CVMC Auxiliary – Slemp/Volunteers Senior who have an interest in pursuing a career in the medical field. Students who have participated in school health occupations programs, volunteered, or worked part-time in health-related organizations would have a distinct advantage. The committee will pick one from MHS.  12 April 1, 2017 February 23, 2017 
NCACTE Guidance & Career Dev Scholarship  Seniors who have taken CTE (Vocational) courses and achieved the status of CTE completer and have a 3.0 unweighted GPA. More information on the website. https://ncacte.wufoo.com/forms/xz8r78k13lxd4r/  12 April 15, 2017 February 23, 2017 
Tailor Made Lawn Scholarships  Seniors who have a 3.0 GPA and are currently pursuing studies in environmental engineering, plant sciences, environmental sciences, green technology, and related field. Candidates must demonstrate and possess: Passion for the field, Academic excellence, Reason and purpose for which you need and deserve the scholarship, and Strong faculty references. More information on the website. http://www.tailormadelawns.com/culture/2017-scholarship-fund 12 March 31, 2017 February 23, 2017 
Carolina Pest Scholarship  Any senior can apply. merit-based, recurring annual scholarship is open to all undergraduate and graduate students at an accredited university or college located in North Carolina and the winning applicant will receive $1,000 dollars towards their costs of education. This scholarship also includes a $1000 match donation by Carolina Pest to a nonprofit of the winner's choice. Check out the website for more information. http://www.carolinapest.com/scholarship-carolinas/ 12 February 28, 2017 January 20, 2017 
NC Bar Association Students who are the children NC law enforcement officers killed or permanently disabled in the line of duty. Applications can be downloaded from the website or contact Jacquelyn Terrell at 1-800-662-7407 or jterrell@ncbar.org. http://www.ncbar.org/media/616285/yldscholarship2016.pdf  12 April 1, 2017 January 20, 2017 
NC Wesleyan – the Heritage or the Trustee  If you qualified for either scholarship, you have interviews on either March 17-18. Remember that you must have completed everything by deadline.   12 March 8, 2017 January 20, 2017 
Students of History Scholarship  Senior who plans to attend an accredited college/university, have completed at least 3 high school history courses, and have a recommendation from a history/social studies teacher. Get the application from Mrs. Murray.  12 May 1, 2017 January 20, 2017 
Aspiring Animation Professional Student that plan to pursue an animation related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college, demonstrate record of academic success, and have a passion for animation and/or design related career. Application and essay are online. http://www.animationcareerreview.com/animationcareerreviewcomaspiring- animation-professional-scholarship-program 12 June 1, 2017 November 16, 2016 
GE – Reagan Scholarship Foundation Seniors must demonstrate: at school, at the workplace, and within the community the attributes of leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship; strong academic performance (minimum 3.0 grade point average/4.0 scale or equivalent); be citizens of the USA; and plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States for the entire upcoming academic year. Apply on the website. https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/ 12 January 5, 2017 November 16, 2016 
LendEdu Any senior can apply. Visit the website for the application. https://lendedu.com/blog/scholarship-application/ 12 April 15, 2017 November 16, 2016 
NCAE – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Senior with unweighted GPA of 2.5 and have good character, community involvement and scholastic achievement.  http://www.ncae.org/wp-content/uploads/mlkscholarship1617.pdf 12 February 1, 2016 November 16, 2016 
ECU - Honors College Senior who plan to attend ECU and want to qualify for Honors College or Merit Based Scholarship, should see Mrs. Murray for more information. Apply by the Nov. 15th application deadline and the Dec. 1st Honors college application deadline.  http://www.ecu.edu/cs-acad/honors/index-honors.cfm 12 December 1, 2016 October 22, 2016 
NFIB – Young Entrepreneur Award Seniors who demonstrates entrepreneurial spirit and initiative through an officially established business, participating in organizations such as DECA, Junior Achievement, FBLA, FFA, or NFTE. Watch your email – add info@applyists.com to address book and do NOT “opt out” of any communication sent from this email address. http://www.nfib.com/foundations/yef/yef-programs/young-entrepreneur-awards/ 12 December 18, 2016 October 22, 2016 
University of Miami – George W. Jenkins Seniors planning to attend Miami who have overcome significant adversity to achieve academic excellence, have a good work ethic, participate in school and community activities, and have high financial need. Application available online. http://admissions.miami.edu/undergraduate/financial-aid/scholarships/george-w-jenkins-scholarship/index.html?utm_source=Mailers&utm_medium=Print&utm_campaign=FromPrint 12 December 1, 2016 October 22, 2016 
NCHSAA Scholar-Athlete Essay Must be a student athlete (participate in one NCHSAA sport) to enter. 400 Word essay completed on the website. https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/24782-North-Carolina-%20High-School-Athletic-Association-Inc 12 September 30, 2016 September 21, 2016 
10 Words or Less Any student between ages 14-25 can apply on the StudentScholarship website. https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10258/10_words_or_less_scholarship_scholarship.php 9-12 June 30, 2016 May 6, 2016 
LGMD (Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophies awareness) Awareness  Any student can apply on the StudentScholarships website. https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10914/lgmd_awareness_scholarship_scholarship.php 9-12 May 25, 2016 May 6, 2016 
Mark A. Forester Any student can apply by completing the essay about honoring America’s military heroes. Find the application on the StudentScholarship website. http://www.rockymountainmattress.com/company/mark-a-forester-scholarship.php 9-12 June 1, 2016 May 6, 2016 
PENC Young Artists Competition The work needs to be two-dimensional and created by students in North Carolina schools (including public, private, charter and magnet schools). A teacher must enter the submission on behalf of the student electronically: One entry per student, Maximum of seven entries per teacher, All submissions must be e-mailed by the teacher to artawards@pencweb.org, The e-mail submission MUST include: A clear, non-blurry, digital photo of the work*, The full name of the student, school, and grade level (Please check your county/school policy on student work being published), Full name and contact information for the student’s parent or guardian, Teacher name and their title, telephone number, e-mail address and school address https://penc.memberclicks.net/young-artists-competition K-12 May 31, 2016 May 4, 2016 
Catawba Rotary - Everett Simmons Seniors - Download application and instructions to complete the scholarship. Must demonstrate academic success and be a resident of Catawba County. Recipients must agree to attend a four-year college or university, major in education, and become a member of the teaching profession. The recipient of this scholarship may re-apply annually, provided they maintain a 3.0 GPA. After these criteria are met, the motto of Rotary International, “Service Above Self”, will be the sole basis for selection. “Service Above Self” loosely interpreted means contributions to school, church, community, or other areas that have an impact on helping others.  https://www.dropbox.com/sh/89lhsh1fr82sjwr/S5Ryl498Az 12 May 6, 2016 May 2, 2016 
Catawba Rotary - Glenn Barger Seniors - Download application and instructions to complete the scholarship. Must demonstrate academic success and be a resident of Catawba County. Recipients must agree to attend a four-year college or university, major in education, and become a member of the teaching profession. The recipient of this scholarship may re-apply annually, provided they maintain a 3.0 GPA. After these criteria are met, the motto of Rotary International, “Service Above Self”, will be the sole basis for selection. “Service Above Self” loosely interpreted means contributions to school, church, community, or other areas that have an impact on helping others. https://www.dropbox.com/sh/89lhsh1fr82sjwr/S5Ryl498Az 12 May 6, 2016 May 2, 2016 
First United Methodist Newton - Methodist Women Seniors can apply that need financial assistance and plan to attend any type of accredited college or university. This scholarship pays out for one year. Students can re-apply each year to receive it again.  12 April 26, 2016 April 8, 2016 
First United Methodist Newton - Odum Seniors can apply that need financial assistance. The scholarship can be used for any type of college or university. It is renewable for four years.  12 April 26, 2016 April 8, 2016 
First United Methodist Newton - Ruby Horne Welborn Seniors can apply and be renewed every year for total of 4 yrs, can attend any type of college/university, and preference is given to youth at FUMC of Newton. This scholarship may be given to a high school student with a 2.5 – 3.99 weighted GPA. This award will NOT be given to a 4.0 candidate.  12 April 26, 2016 April 8, 2016 
GFWC – NC Hickory Women’s Club – Elsie B. Deaton Seniors must be a US Citizen and plan to enroll in a NC college or university. Criteria is financial assistance, academic ability, leadership qualities, character, and participation in community and school activities. Keep the date of May 10th available for interviews. Scholarship must be given to Mrs. Murray by the deadline.  12 May 5, 2016 April 8, 2016 
Maiden Sportsman Club Senior who has competed in a varsity sport and intends to immediately continue their education at a higher learning institution. Application needs to be submitted to the MHS Guidance office by the deadline.  12 May 16, 2016 March 24, 2016 
NC Society of Accountants Students who are a resident of NC and plan to major in accounting. Questions, please email Marsha Wheeler at mwheeler14@nc.rr.com  12 April 15, 2016 March 24, 2016 
Uni4Artist Seniors perusing a college degree with a career in Visual arts. See Mrs. Murray for the paper application. The application must be received in the office by the deadline.  12 March 31, 2016 February 12, 2016 
Buick Achievers Seniors who plan to enroll in a 4-yr. college or university and plan to major in a field that focuses on engineering, technology or design, with an interest in automotive industry. Apply online at www.buickachievers.com Deadline is Feb. 29th at 5pm. http://buickachievers.com/ 12 February 29, 2016 January 21, 2016 
King’s College – Scholarship day Scholarship Day is to be held on Sat. Jan. 23rd. Students are asked to arrive at 10:00 am. No pre-registration is required. Questions call: 1-800-768-2255  12 January 23, 2016 December 21, 2015 
King’s College – Sonja H Litton Seniors who are in FBLA can win a $1000 scholarship. See Mrs. Murray for more information.   12 January 15, 2016 December 21, 2015 
SHEro – NC Motherless Daughters NC young women who have lost their mother. Two scholarships will be given worth $2000 per semester for up to 4 years. Application can be found online. http://www.sheroinc.org/scholarships  12 February 19, 2016 December 21, 2015 
You Deserve It Applicants must be 16 yrs old or older and a resident of a US state. Applications can be found online. https://www.studentscholarships.org/available.php  11-12 February 15, 2016 December 21, 2015 
National High School Oratorical Contest Any student who wishes to get scholarship money by doing a speech (about the Constitution) needs to contact Troy Poovey @ 828-358-5147 or ask Mrs. Murray for more information. There will need to be training for the event so if interested you should contact Mr. Poovey  12 December 3, 2015 November 20, 2015 
NC Retail Merchants Association Students working in retail, or with parents working in retail, to apply for scholarship money towards next year's tuition. For more information and application go to website. http://www.retailpaysforcollege.org 12 April 4, 2016 October 7, 2015 
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